A brief sketch of the land systems of Bengal and Behar

by Atul Chandra Guha

Publisher: Simla, Thacker, Spink & co. in Calcutta

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Statementby Atul Chandra Guha ...
LC ClassificationsHD876 .G843 1915
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 457 p.
Number of Pages457
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Open LibraryOL26398719M

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A brief sketch of the land systems of Bengal and Behar by Atul Chandra Guha Thacker, Spink, Introduction. This paper describes and analyses changes in land tenure in Cooch Behar district, West Bengal.

1 It does so by focussing on land holdings and tenures in one village, Kalmandasguri. 2 The paper traces these changes by drawing from secondary historical material, oral accounts, and from village-level data gathered in Kalmandasguri in and A Brief Sketch Of The Land Systems Of Bengal and Behar Guha, Atul Chandra; ECONOMICS,Thacker, Spink and Co, Calcutta, pages.

Barcode A Brief Sketch of The Systems Of Bengal And Bihar () Guha Atul Chandra; SOCIAL SCIENCES. An important feature of the political economy of 18th century Bengal was a system of land revenue administration characterized by a complex set of patrimonial arrangements that had developed out.

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gestive parts of the book is the chapter on forest and stream flow. The last chapter gives interesting material concerning the causes and control of the great floods of recent years.

An appendix includes documentary material such as presidential messages, reports of committees, laws, etc. Although the lectures were given primarily for. The conquest of Bengal and Bihar was not attempted either by Muhammad Ghori or Aibak but by a petty noble named Bakhtiar Khilji.

He began his career as an ordinary soldier and received some villages as jagirs from his master at Oudh. Here Khilji gathered a small force of followers and started raiding the nearby territories of Bihar.

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Aryabhatta is a renowned mathematician and astronomer of ancient India. He was born in CE in Bihar. He studied at the University of Nalanda.its document that in Bihar % and in U.P. 82% floo d is caused due to land depression and well-marked low pressure.

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